Category: Community Events

Babies & Brew: Playtime For Them, Coffee For You! 

Always feeling just a little bit sleepy and yawn-y in the mornings, as your little one is absolutely full of energy and you’re still trying to shake off the drowsiness of dreamtime? If you love getting out and about but you could really use some help waking up, then the upcoming Babies & Brew: Playtime… Read more »

Teen “Pizza And Slime” Program

If you close your eyes and think back to your teen years, you may remember the copious amounts of pizza you consumed and the fact that slime was cool (and became an ever-oozing, ever-popular part of the collective social experience!). Fast forward to today and you might not take part in these nostalgic indulgences anymore… Read more »

Parent/Child Volleyball Basics (Registration Deadline) 

Calling all parents and kids who would really love to brush up on their volleyball skills. Okay, let’s try that again: Calling all parents and kids who would like to begin at the beginning, as you learn the introductory details that will help you play volleyball with the skills and knowledge you need! Remember, once… Read more »

Central Iowa Airshow 2019

If you’ve always found something about airplanes and the act of flying to be mesmerizing, then the upcoming Central Iowa Airshow in our Ankeny, IA community is that nostalgic, time-honored event you will absolutely not want to miss! For newbies and those who have attended air shows in the past, this is an action-packed, fun-for-all… Read more »

Sensory Spaces: At The Library

When planning to head out for a nice experience in our Ankeny, IA community can mean sensory overload, you may choose the library as a quiet and relaxing environment. However, depending on the time of day and the particular events scheduled, this venue may prove to be just what you’re looking for or just the… Read more »

Backing Up Your Data

Are you well aware that you have lots and lots of digital files in many different places? Are you occasionally a little overwhelmed when you open up your laptop, only to see a desktop covered in files and folders that you should probably back up … somehow … but you’re not sure how to do… Read more »

It’s Back! Story Time Outside (At The Library) 

Do you and your little one love story time at our Ankeny, IA library? Do you really love when it’s time to spend moments with your kiddo outdoors, as you listen to enjoyable storytelling? If so, then you’ll be pleased to learn that Story Time Outside is back this August! Take advantage of one of… Read more »

Magician: Jonathan May! 

Why not see July off, as we head into August (and ever closer to the first day of school) with a fun, and truly magical family experience? Great news: The upcoming Magician: Jonathan May event in our Ankeny, IA community gives you, your family, and friends the chance to sit back, relax, smile, and look… Read more »

Ankeny Skatepark (Don’t Forget a Mouthguard!)

Do you have fond memories of skater adventures, or do you have a skateboard enthusiast living in your home? Summer is the perfect time to indulge (safely!) in a sport that gives many people a chance to get some exercise and hone their skills. Whether you are a beginner looking for practice slopes, or a… Read more »

Teen Pizza & Ice Cream Taste Test 

Which is best? This pizza? Or that one? Now, let’s move onto the ice cream! … In case you haven’t caught on just yet, this upcoming event for the teens in our Ankeny, IA community is going to prove to be one of the most delicious and exciting ever! What is it? Why, it’s the… Read more »